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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-2227

Original release date: 08/26/2012
Last revised: 10/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Directory traversal vulnerability in update/index.php in PluXml before 5.1.6 allows remote attackers to include and execute arbitrary local files via a ..%2F (encoded dot dot slash) in the default_lang parameter.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://telechargements.pluxml.org/changelog
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.pluxml.org/article59/sortie-de-pluxml-5-1-6
External Source: MISC
Name: https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB23086
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 49026
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20120502 Local File Inclusion in PluXml
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 81638
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 18828
External Source: XF
Name: pluxml-index-file-include(75330)
External Source: BID
Name: 53348

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